Today the technology sector is experiencing a boom throughout the world. There are hundreds of startups launching every day. Â In order to move fast - these startups need people who are skilled at automating as much as possible. Mostly progressive startups - favor implementing completely automatedÂ DevOpsÂ pipelines from the get go. Â They realize that these practices ofÂ continuous integration (CI)Â andÂ continuous delivery (CD)Â will yield tremendous benefits regarding speed and agility. The demand for these skills has been steadily rising over the last few years.
AWSÂ CodePipeline and AWSÂ CodeDeployÂ is a highly scalable and configurableÂ toolset from Amazon AWSÂ which enables us to build very sophisticated automated build and deploymentÂ pipelines.
JenkinsÂ is an award-winning open source toolset which enables us to build very sophisticated automated build pipelines very quickly. It has extensive community support which has augmented the core functionality ofÂ JenkinsÂ by building and sharing hundreds of very useful plugins.Â
Implementing continuous integration, continuous delivery and continuous deploymentÂ with these tools and frameworksÂ can help us immensely in reducing the risk within our software development lifecycle. It catches us bugs early and increases the quality of our software products. This, in turn, reduces the overall cost to develop innovative software in any environment - startups and enterprise alike.
The demand for professionals who have experience with these tools has been growing steadily over the last few years. The salaries and consulting rates for these skills have also been rising and are only bound to go up as the demand for these skills remains steady or increases. Professionals with AWSÂ andÂ JenkinsÂ experience can demand as much asÂ $130KÂ as their yearly compensation and these jobs pay more than majority of the jobs posted on USÂ job boards.
In this course we will:
- Learn aboutÂ CIÂ &Â CDÂ and why it is important
- Learn about installing and configuring Amazon AWSÂ EC2 machines
- Learn about installing and configuring PostgresSQLÂ database inÂ Amazon RDS
- Learn about AWS CodePipeline,Â Jenkins and AWSÂ CodeDeploy
- Build an automatedÂ CIÂ and CDÂ pipelineÂ
- Learn how to version control and manage relational database schema
- Run theÂ CIÂ pipeline to maintain build artifacts
- Learn how to configure automated build notifications